Cut Corners

Paula is re-doing the floor tiling in the kitchen. The space is shaped like an 8×8 square, except that one corner is missing to make room for the refrigerator and the opposite corner is missing to leave space for the dishwasher.

plain-grid

Paula found a domino-shaped (1×2) tile she’d like to use to tile the space:

better-domino

How many ways are there for her to tile the kitchen with this shape?

The solution can be found here. Happy puzzling!

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